Scimago Journal & Country Rank

Security and Communication Networksopen access



Universities and research institutions in Egypt
Media Ranking in Egypt

Subject Area and Category


Hindawi Limited



Publication type



19390122, 19390114





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Security and Communication Networks is part of an exciting new pilot partnership between Wiley and Hindawi. From 1st January 2017, the journal will become fully open access. Security and Communication Networks will remain a Wiley title but will be published and hosted by Hindawi, and will benefit from Hindawi’s experience and expertise in publishing open access titles. Security and Communication Networks will continue to undergo a rigorous peer review process ensuring that quality remains high. Manuscripts submitted on or after 16 June 2016 and accepted for publication will be published as open access articles, immediately free to read, download and share. Authors or their funder will be required to pay an Article Publication Charge upon acceptance. Join the conversation about this journal

The set of journals have been ranked according to their SJR and divided into four equal groups, four quartiles. Q1 (green) comprises the quarter of the journals with the highest values, Q2 (yellow) the second highest values, Q3 (orange) the third highest values and Q4 (red) the lowest values.

Computer Networks and Communications2010Q4
Computer Networks and Communications2011Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2012Q4
Computer Networks and Communications2013Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2014Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2015Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2016Q3
Computer Networks and Communications2017Q2
Computer Networks and Communications2018Q2
Computer Networks and Communications2019Q2
Computer Networks and Communications2020Q2
Computer Networks and Communications2021Q2
Computer Networks and Communications2022Q2
Information Systems2010Q4
Information Systems2011Q3
Information Systems2012Q4
Information Systems2013Q4
Information Systems2014Q3
Information Systems2015Q3
Information Systems2016Q3
Information Systems2017Q3
Information Systems2018Q3
Information Systems2019Q2
Information Systems2020Q2
Information Systems2021Q2
Information Systems2022Q2

The SJR is a size-independent prestige indicator that ranks journals by their 'average prestige per article'. It is based on the idea that 'all citations are not created equal'. SJR is a measure of scientific influence of journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from It measures the scientific influence of the average article in a journal, it expresses how central to the global scientific discussion an average article of the journal is.

Total Documents

Evolution of the number of published documents. All types of documents are considered, including citable and non citable documents.

Citations per document

This indicator counts the number of citations received by documents from a journal and divides them by the total number of documents published in that journal. The chart shows the evolution of the average number of times documents published in a journal in the past two, three and four years have been cited in the current year. The two years line is equivalent to journal impact factor ™ (Thomson Reuters) metric.

Cites per documentYearValue
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20100.865
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20110.840
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20120.860
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20130.947
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20141.092
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20151.227
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20161.563
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20171.474
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20181.864
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20192.231
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20202.789
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20213.109
Cites / Doc. (4 years)20222.850
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20100.865
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20110.840
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20120.860
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20130.876
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20141.122
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20151.316
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20161.575
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20171.522
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20181.786
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20192.511
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20203.043
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20213.100
Cites / Doc. (3 years)20222.642
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20090.000
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20100.865
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20110.840
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20120.784
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20130.871
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20141.242
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20151.329
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20161.624
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20171.348
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20181.981
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20192.570
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20203.038
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20212.562
Cites / Doc. (2 years)20222.508
Total Cites 

Evolution of the total number of citations and journal's self-citations received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years.
Journal Self-citation is defined as the number of citation from a journal citing article to articles published by the same journal.

Self Cites20090
Self Cites20100
Self Cites20115
Self Cites201217
Self Cites201331
Self Cites201473
Self Cites201589
Self Cites2016208
Self Cites201746
Self Cites201899
Self Cites201968
Self Cites202073
Self Cites2021142
Self Cites2022235
Total Cites20090
Total Cites201045
Total Cites201179
Total Cites2012184
Total Cites2013254
Total Cites2014431
Total Cites2015649
Total Cites20161131
Total Cites20171607
Total Cites20181750
Total Cites20192247
Total Cites20201896
Total Cites20212198
Total Cites20223429
External Cites per Doc 
Cites per Doc

Evolution of the number of total citation per document and external citation per document (i.e. journal self-citations removed) received by a journal's published documents during the three previous years. External citations are calculated by subtracting the number of self-citations from the total number of citations received by the journal’s documents.

External Cites per document20090
External Cites per document20100.918
External Cites per document20110.851
External Cites per document20120.835
External Cites per document20130.814
External Cites per document20140.970
External Cites per document20151.179
External Cites per document20161.315
External Cites per document20171.508
External Cites per document20181.706
External Cites per document20192.490
External Cites per document20203.028
External Cites per document20212.984
External Cites per document20222.482
Cites per document20090.000
Cites per document20100.865
Cites per document20110.840
Cites per document20120.860
Cites per document20130.876
Cites per document20141.122
Cites per document20151.316
Cites per document20161.575
Cites per document20171.522
Cites per document20181.786
Cites per document20192.511
Cites per document20203.043
Cites per document20213.100
Cites per document20222.642
% International Collaboration

International Collaboration accounts for the articles that have been produced by researchers from several countries. The chart shows the ratio of a journal's documents signed by researchers from more than one country; that is including more than one country address.

YearInternational Collaboration
Citable documents 
Non-citable documents

Not every article in a journal is considered primary research and therefore "citable", this chart shows the ratio of a journal's articles including substantial research (research articles, conference papers and reviews) in three year windows vs. those documents other than research articles, reviews and conference papers.

Non-citable documents20090
Non-citable documents20103
Non-citable documents20117
Non-citable documents201214
Non-citable documents201316
Non-citable documents201415
Non-citable documents201518
Non-citable documents201616
Non-citable documents201721
Non-citable documents201812
Non-citable documents201920
Non-citable documents202021
Non-citable documents202120
Non-citable documents202211
Citable documents20090
Citable documents201049
Citable documents201187
Citable documents2012200
Citable documents2013274
Citable documents2014369
Citable documents2015475
Citable documents2016702
Citable documents20171035
Citable documents2018968
Citable documents2019875
Citable documents2020602
Citable documents2021689
Citable documents20221287
Cited documents 
Uncited documents

Ratio of a journal's items, grouped in three years windows, that have been cited at least once vs. those not cited during the following year.

Uncited documents20090
Uncited documents201032
Uncited documents201154
Uncited documents2012115
Uncited documents2013161
Uncited documents2014185
Uncited documents2015239
Uncited documents2016304
Uncited documents2017481
Uncited documents2018397
Uncited documents2019291
Uncited documents2020160
Uncited documents2021193
Uncited documents2022403
Cited documents20090
Cited documents201020
Cited documents201140
Cited documents201299
Cited documents2013129
Cited documents2014199
Cited documents2015254
Cited documents2016414
Cited documents2017575
Cited documents2018583
Cited documents2019604
Cited documents2020463
Cited documents2021516
Cited documents2022895
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